The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 72 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 11 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.43% 0.70% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.72% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Technical Consultant
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 558 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.23% 97.89% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 641 457 615
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Sheffield region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Sheffield

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) PL/SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) Solaris
6 8 (47.06%) JBoss
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
8 6 (35.29%) Middleware
8 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (35.29%) COBOL
8 6 (35.29%) Java EE
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (35.29%) Temenos T24
8 6 (35.29%) Avaloq
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
8 6 (35.29%) Fiserv
8 6 (35.29%) Finacle
8 6 (35.29%) Retail
8 6 (35.29%) FLEXCUBE
8 6 (35.29%) Summit
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle RMAN

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Summit
1 6 (35.29%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (35.29%) Temenos T24
1 6 (35.29%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
1 6 (35.29%) Java EE
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Solaris
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) PL/SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) COBOL
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (11.76%) VCDX
1 2 (11.76%) NCDA
1 2 (11.76%) NCIE
1 2 (11.76%) VCAP
1 2 (11.76%) VTSP
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Avaloq
3 6 (35.29%) Fiserv
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) CommVault
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft